Stories by James Bargent

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Posted on: Mar 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Business interests are exploiting the fear and displacement generated by the Colombian drug war.

Posted on: May 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Luciano Romero's homicide is now taking center stage in a legal battle to define corporate responsibility in conflict zones.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A new Colombian social movement wants to tackle violence and environmental destruction, but faces a hostile establishment and paramilitary threats.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2012, Source: Upside Down World

A free trade agreement with Colombia is moving forward, sparking accusations that the US is rewarding the country for 'promises, not actions.'